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Black History Month Concert Series
February 25 @ 10:45 am
More than 4,200 In-School singers and the world-renowned Voice of Chicago come together for a dynamic educational program and performance honoring black culture. This year’s concerts feature special guest artist and legendary gospel singer, songwriter and producer Donald Lawrence.
Performances take place at the following dates and times:
February 25, 26 & 27, 2019 at 10:45am.
Click here to watch highlights from our 2018 Black History Month Concert Series.
Seating is limited for Black History Month Concert Series. We will accommodate patrons on a first come, first served basis as space is available. To attend please enter Symphony Center through the Michigan Avenue lobby and check in with our staff at the CCC table. From there you will be directed to your seat based on availability. We will begin accommodating patrons at 10:00am.
Concert Program – feb 25
Lift Every Voice and Sing
Schools: Nathan Davis, Drummond, Hale, Spry, Walsh
Conductor: Lisa Roth
Ain’t Nobody Here But Us Chickens
Schools: Kozminski, Lovett, Nobel, Parker, Sherwood
Conductor: Heather Stewart
Schools: Homeschool, Inter-American, Rogers
Conductor: Daniel Wallenberg
Schools: Bright, CICS-West Belden, Gale, Lasalle II, Morrill
Conductor: Roland Hatcher
Roll Over Beethoven
Voice of Chicago
You’re All I Need to Get By
Schools: Brunson, Burroughs, Keller, Perez, Montessori School of Englewood
Conductor: Miriam Cowen
We Are Here/He’s Got the Whole World
Schools: Disney II, Pritzker
Conductor: Evan Bruno
Living for the City
Schools: Hurley, Pershing, Ray
Conductor: Stephanie Gregoire
If I Could Reach Out (and Help Somebody)
Schools: Armstrong, Belmont-Cragin, Intercultural Montessori, Ogden, Swift
Conductor: Elisabeth Van Schoonhoven
I’ll Be There
Donald Lawrence & Combined Choirs
The Best is Yet to Come
We Shall Overcome